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Incunabula

The BPL’s incunabula collection embodies the varied output of the 15th-century European printing press. As of February, 2020, the collection is comprised of 583 physical items printed during the 15th century, the majority of which are books (issued either individually or as parts of multi-volume sets). The collection also contains a small number of single-sheet publications, blockbooks, and fragments of books that merit individual cataloging. In total, there are 555 discrete 15th-century edition...



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Incunabula
by Colonna, Francesco, -1527; Alberti, Leon Battista, 1404-1472; Colonna, Francesco, approximately 1453-1517; Guidobaldo, da Montefeltro, Duke of Urbino, 1472-1508; Scytha, Johannes Baptista; Maro, Andreas, active 15th century-16th century; Manuzio, Aldo, 1449 or 1450-1515, printer; Crasso, Leonardo, publisher; Gottschalk, Paul, 1880-, former owner.
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The initial letters of successive chapters in this work form an acrostic that includes the author's name: Poliam frater Franciscus Columna permauit.
Topic: Architectural writing
Incunabula
by Ptolemy, 2nd cent; D'Angelo, Jacopo, tr; Nicolaus Germanus, 15th cent., ed; Schnitzer, Johann; Hol, Lienhart, printer
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Title and imprint from Goff and ISTC
Topics: Cosmography, Geography, Atlases, German, Geography, Ancient, Early maps
Incunabula
by Ficino, Marsilio, 1433-1499; Koberger, Anton, approximately 1440-1513, printer; Rappaport, C. E. firm, booksellers, Rome, bookseller
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Imprint from colophon
Topic: Latin letters, Medieval and modern
Incunabula
by Prüss, Johann, 1447-1510, printer; Ponanski, Jaross, former owner
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Signatures: a6-z6, A6-Z6, Aa6-Ll6; signatures a, l, s, B, F, K, N, S, Cc, Ff ,and Hh are in 8
Topic: Natural history
Incunabula
by Euclid; Adelard, of Bath, approximately 1116-1142, translator; Campano, da Novara, -1296, commentator; Mocenigo, Giovanni, 1408-1485, dedicatee; Hypsicles, of Alexandria; Isidorus, of Miletus, 6th century; Gherardo, da Cremona, 1113 or 1114-1187, translator; Ratdolt, Erhard, 1447?-1527 or 1528, printer
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Title from incipit printed in red on leaf a2 recto.
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Topic: Geometry
Incunabula
by Quentell, Heinrich, -1501, printer
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Printed in Low German
Topic: Nicholas, of Lyra, approximately 1270-1349
Incunabula
by Boccaccio, Giovanni, 1313-1375; Husner, Georg, -1505, printer; Maggs Bros., former owner. MB
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Title from incipit ([1]₂ recto); imprint from ISTC.
Topic: Kings and rulers
Incunabula
by Pliny, the Elder
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Title from caption on a3 recto.
Source: folio
Incunabula
by Alphonsus de Palencia
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Latin dictionary with definitions in Latin and in Spanish.
Incunabula
by Ticknor, George, 1791-1871, former owner. MB; Barton, Thomas Pennant, 1803-1869, former owner. MB
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Date of publication from colophon (leaf n8r): Ex gestis Romanoru[m] cum plurib[us] applicatis historijs de virtutib[us] et vicijs mystice ad intellectu[m] tra[n]ssu[m]ptis recollectorij finis. Anno n[ost]re salut[is] Mcccclxxxviij Kalendas vero Februarij xviij
Topics: Christian literature, Latin (Medieval and modern), Didactic literature, Latin (Medieval and...
Title from incipit on a1 recto.
Incunabula
by Jacobus, de Voragine, approximately 1229-1298
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30 cm (fol.)
Incunabula
by Jacobus, de Voragine, approximately 1229-1298; Zainer, Gu˜nther, -1478, printer; Perrins, Charles William Dyson, 1864-1958, former owner. MB
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Date from ISTC: a copy at Munchen BSB has a MS. date of 1475
Topics: Christian saints, Christian saints, Christian saints, Church calendar
Incunabula
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Title from Catalogue of books printed during the XVth century now in the British Museum 
Incunabula
by Isidore, of Seville, Saint, -636
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Incipit a2 recto: Incipit liber primus etymologiaru[m] sancti Isidori hispalensis episcopi.
Incunabula
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In two volumes: [12], 257 and 271, [45] leaves.
Source: folio
Incunabula
by Balbi, Giovanni, -1298; Gutenberg, Johann, 1397?-1468, printer
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Title from first line of text, printer's name from Needham, date of printing from colophon
Topics: Latin language, Latin language
Source: folio
Incunabula
by Salomo, III, Bishop of Constance, (ca.) 860-919 or 20; Poor, Henry W. (Henry William), 1844-1915, former owner. MB; St. Ulrich und Afra (Benedictine abbey : Augsburg, Germany), printer; Bradstreet Bindery, binder. MB
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Title and imprint from Catalogue of books printed in the XVth century now in the British Museum; date from ISTC.
Source: folio
Incunabula
by Bartholomaeus, Anglicus, active 13th century
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[258] leaves ; 28 cm (fol.)
Topics: Civilization, Medieval, Science, Medieval
Incunabula
by Jacobus, de Voragine, approximately 1229-1298; Caxton, William, approximately 1422-1491 or 1492, printer; Towneley, John, 1731-1813, former owner. MB; Gibbs, Henry Hucks, 1819-1907, former owner. MB; Whittingham, James, binder. MB; Rosenbach, A. S. W. (Abraham Simon Wolf), 1876-1952, former owner.
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Higher resolution images of this copy are available on  Digital Commonwealth . Title from leaf CCCCxliiii; imprint from ISTC.
Topics: Christian saints, Christian saints, Saints, Saints
Source: folio
Incunabula
by Eggestein, Heinrich, approximately 1415- printer; Parker, Theodore, 1810-1860, former owner
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Title and imprint from ISTC
Source: folio
Incunabula
by Horace; Pomponius Porphyrio, active 3rd century; Mancinelli, Antonio, 1452-approximately 1505; Landino, Cristoforo, 1424-1504; Perotti, Niccolò, 1430-1480; Grüninger, Johann, -1532? printer; Pseudo-Acro; Locher, Jacob, 1471-1528
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Imprint information taken from colophon
Topic: Lyric poetry
Incunabula
by Caoursin, Guillaume, -1501; Reger, Johann, active 1486-1499, printer
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A collection of twelve tracts by Guillaume Caoursin dealing with the history of Rhodes in the 15th century, including the 1480 siege of Rhodes. For full breakdown of contents, cf. Bodleian 15th cent. Title of the first tract from incipit at head of leaf a2 recto
Topic: Knights of Malta
Incunabula
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[12], lvij, [5], lix-cccl, [2] leaves : 31 cm (fol.)
Topics: Printing -- History -- Origin and antecedents, Cologne (Germany) -- History, Germany -- History --...
Incunabula
by Nider, Johannes, approximately 1380-1438; Zell, Ulrich, -1503, printer
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Title from incipit ([1]₁ recto).
Topics: Theology, Occultism, Witchcraft
Incunabula
by Thomas, Aquinas, Saint, 1225?-1274
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[310] leaves ; 32 cm (fol.)
Topic: Peter Lombard, Bishop of Paris, approximately 1100-1160. Sententiarum libri IV
Incunabula
by Higden, Ranulf, -1364; Worde, Wynkyn de, -1534? printer; Trevisa, John, -1402, translator; Caxton, William, approximately 1422-1491 or 1492
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Higden's work, divided into 7 books and extending to the year 1348, was originally written in Latin. The English translation was made by John Trevisa, who continued it to 1357. The 8th book, 1358-1460, was added by Caxton, who in 1482 printed the work from Trevisa's translation, revising the antiquated text. This edition is a reprint of Caxton's edition; the text is unaltered and unextended. De Worde's only additions were a better Table and the insertion of the woodcut music (spaces left blank...
Topics: World history, Geography
Incunabula
by Ubertino, da Casale, 1259-approximately 1329
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30 cm (fol.)
Incunabula
by Boethius, -524; Gregori, Gregorio de', active 1480-1528, printer; Gregori, Giovanni de', active 15th century, printer; Bates, Joshua, 1788-1864, former owner
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Goff records a number of copies comprising only gatherings 2a-2l of part I, as with the copy described herein.
Topics: Arithmetic, Music theory
Incunabula
by Gellius, Aulus; Paltasichis, Andreas de, active 1476-1493, printer; Bussi, Giovanni Andrea, 1417-1475, commentator for written text; Brienne, Henri-Auguste de Lomenie, comte de, 1594-1666, former owner. MB; Morin, Victor, 1865-1960, former owner. MB; Spiegelberg, Frederick, 1863-1937, former owner. MB; Toussaint (Abbey : Angers, France), former owner. MB
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Signatures: a¹° b-x⁸ y-z⁶ A-B⁸ (a1=blank).
Topics: Philosophy, Ancient, Classical philology, Classical literature
Incunabula
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Title from caption on a1 verso.
Incunabula
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[503] leaves ; 29 cm (fol.)
Topics: Exempla -- Early works to 1800, Printing -- Early works to 1800
Incunabula
by Catholic Church; Pigouchet, Philippe, active 15th century-16th century, printer; Vostre, Simon, active 1488-1520, bookseller; Belton House (Lincolnshire, England), former owner
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Imprint derived folophon (l8 verso): Ces presentes heures a lusage de Ro[m]me furent acheuees le. xx. iour de Mars Lan M.CCCC.iiii.xx [et] xvi. pour Simon vostre Libraire demourant a paris en la rue neuue a lenseigne sainct Iehan leuangeliste.
Incunabula
by Aristotle; Gazes, Theodoros, approximately 1400-approximately 1475, translator; Podocatharus, Ludovicus, -1504, editor; Johann, von Ko˜ln, active 1471-1491, printer; Manthen, Johann, active 1471-1481, printer; Aristotle. Historia animalium; Aristotle. De partibus animalium; Aristotle. On the generation of animals; Conant, Lewis S., former owner. MB
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Title and imprint from colophon (2f4 verso): "Finiunt libri de animalibus Aristotelis interprete Theodoro Gaze ... quos Ludouicus Podocatharus Cyprius ex archetypo ipsius Theodori fideliter & dilige[n]ter auscultauit: & formulis imprimi curauit Venetiis per Iohannem de Colonia sociu[m]q[ue] eius Iohanne[m] Ma[n]then de Gherretze[m]. Anno domini M. CCCC. LXXVI."
Topics: Zoology, Animals, Reproduction
Incunabula
by Seuse, Heinrich, 1295-1366; Landen, Johann, approximately 1462-approximately 1521, printer; Conway, Frederick William, 1787-1853, former owner; Connolly, Thomas, former owner. MB
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Date and imprint from colphon (m5): Explicit horologium eterne sapientie Colonie per me Iohannem Landen infra sexdecim domos [con]mora[n]te[m] impresses atq[ue] diligenter correctum. Anno Domini M.cccc.xcvi, mensis Septembris, die vero Nono
Topics: Jesus Christ, Mysticism, Meditations
Incunabula
by Jerome, Saint, -419 or 420; Gilbert, de La Porree, Bishop, approximately 1075-1154; Nicholas, of Lyra, approximately 1270-1349, commentator for written text; Guillelmus Brito, active 13th century; Pablo de Santa Maria, Bishop of Burgos, approximately 1351-1435; Do˜ring, Mathias, approximately 1400-1469; Scotto, Ottaviano, -1498, publisher; Locatelli, Boneto, active 1486-1523, printer; Parker, Theodore, 1810-1860, former owner; Peterborough Cathedral, former owner
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Imprint from colophon on leaf ✠11 recto , which reads in full: Venetijs opere & sumptibus Octauiani Scoti Modoetie[n]sis .M. CCCC. LXXXIX. Sexto Jd[us] sextilis
Topic: Bible
Incunabula
by Jacobus, de Voragine, approximately 1229-1298; Zainer, Johannes, -1541?, printer
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Title and imprint derived from colophon on [2]₇ verso: Legende sancto[rum] quas compillauit frater Iacob[us] Ianuensis natione de ordine fratru[m] predicato[rum] bene registrate [secundu]m alphabeti ordine[m] Impressi per Iohannem Zainer in opido Vlm. Finiunt feliciter.
Topics: Christian saints, Christian saints, Christian saints, Church calendar
Incunabula
by Fridolin, Stephan, approximately 1430-1498; Wolgemut, Michael, 1434-1519, illustrator; Pleydenwurff, Wilhelm, -1494, illustrator; Koberger, Anton, approximately 1440-1513, printer
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Title from colophon; imprint from ISTC and Goff
Topics: Jesus Christ, Jesus Christ, Jesus Christ
Source: folio
Title from incipit on leaf 1₂.
Topics: Gherardo, da Sabbioneta, active 13th century, Astronomy
Incunabula
by Thuroczy, Janos, approximately 1435-; Stahel, Conrad, active 1473-1495, printer; Preunlein, Mathis, printer
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Title from caption on a2 recto
Incunabula
by Sacro Bosco, Joannes de, active 1230; Landsberg, Martin, -1523, associated name; Kachelofen, Konrad, -1528 or 1529, associated name
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Place, imprint, and date from Goff.
Topic: Astronomy
Incunabula
by Aristotle
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5 v. in 6 : 32 cm (fol.)
Topics: Botany -- Pre-Linnean works -- Early works to 1800, Economics -- Early works to 1800, Ethics,...
Incunabula
by Alberti, Leon Battista, 1404-1472; Alberti, Bernardo, editor; Poliziano, Angelo, 1454-1494. Epistola ad Laurentium Medicem; Baptista, Siculus. Carmen ad lectorem; Laurentii, Nicolaus, active 1475-1486, printer; Heber, Richard, 1773-1833, former owner. MB
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Title from caption on a2
Topic: Architecture
Incunabula
by Antoninus, Saint, Archbishop of Florence, 1389-1459; John Chrysostom, Saint, -407. De poenitentia; Elyan, Caspar, printer
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Title from caption, leaf [5] recto: Prologus su[per] Tractatum ..
Topics: Penitentials, Confession, Confession (Canon law), Penance (Canon law)
Incunabula
by Marchant, Guy, printer; Petit, Jean, active 1492-1530, publisher
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Imprint derived from colophon (f3): De arte bene viue[n]di beneq[ue] moriendi tractatus finit feliciter. Impressus parisius in ca[m]po gaillardi a Magistro Guidone Mercatore. Anno domini 1497.Die.10.Aprilis. Laus Deo. Pour Jehan Petit
Topic: Death
Incunabula
by Bracciolini, Poggio, 1380-1459; Reinhard, Marcus, printer; Philippi, Nicolaus, printer
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Title from caption ([1]₈ recto): Pogii florentini oratoris clarissimi liber face//tiarum incipit feliciter
Incunabula
by Boethius, -524
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"Incipiunt duo libri de arithmetica anitij manilij feuerini Boetij viri clarissimi [et] illustrissimi ex co[n]sulis ordinarij: patricij: ad patricium simmachum"--Caption title at head of p. [3].
Incunabula
by Maius, Junianus
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32 cm (fol.)
Incunabula
by Rolevinck, Werner, 1425-1502
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Title from incipit on a2 verso.
Incunabula
by Alexander de Villa Dei
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Imprint derived from colophon ([15]₇ verso): Alexandri gra[m]matici opus interpretatu[s] a viro eruditissimo gra[m]matico d[omi]no Ludouico de guaschis. Impressu[m] rome per magistru[m] Stephanu[m] Planck. Anno salutis. M.cccclxxxviij. die. xvij. mensis Iunii. Sede[n]te Innoce[n]tio. viij. pontifice maximo Anno ei[us] quarto.
Incunabula
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Imprint from colophon (o6 verso): Psalteriu[m] cu[m] apparatu vulgari p[er] more barbarico translat[e]s Auguste impressum per Erhaudum ratdolt ibidem artis impressorie magistrum apprime famosum finit. Anno domini M. cccc. xcix // Hie endet der psalter mit dem teutsche[n], nutzperkait der psalm sunderlichen, inhalt des registers dabey, gedrucket czu Augspurg von maister Erharte[n] ratdolt Nach cristi gepurt. M. cccc. xcix
31 cm (fol.)
Incunabula
by Josephus, Flavius
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[352] leaves ; 32 cm (fol.)
Topics: Bible. Old Testament -- History of Biblical events -- Early works to 1800, Jews -- History -- To 70...
Incunabula
by Albo, Joseph, active 15th century; Soncino, Joshua Solomon, -1493, printer; Ko˜nigliche Bibliothek zu Berlin, former owner
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Date and imprint from ISTC
Topics: Judaism, Jewish philosophy
Incunabula
by Thuroczy, Janos, approximately 1435-; Matthias I, King of Hungary, 1443-1490, dedicatee; Rogerius, Archbishop of Split, approximately 1201-1266; Feger, Theobald, active 1484-1509, publisher; Ratdolt, Erhard, 1447?-1527 or 1528, printer; Barton, Thomas Pennant, 1803-1869, former owner. MB; Wessobrunn (Monastery), former owner. MB
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Title from caption at beginning of preface on leaf a1 recto
cxlviii, xxii leaves ; 24 cm (fol)
Topics: Philosophy of nature -- Early works to 1800, Soul -- Early works to 1800, Physics -- Early works to...
Incunabula
by Bartolommeo da li Sonetti, fl. 1485; Zamberti, Bartolomeo, fl. 1500, attributed name; Guglielmo, da Trino, fl. 1486-1494, printer; Mocenigo, Giovanni, 1408-1485, dedicatee
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A collection of sonnets on the navigation of the Aegean archipelago, this is also thought to be the first printed book to contain navigational sea charts. There are 48 woodcut charts, two of which are double-page illustrations. Leaves [a]1 recto-[a]3 recto contain a dedicatory epistle, in verse, to the Doge Giovanni Mocenigo, his name being disguised in an acrostic.
Incunabula
by Cuba, Johannes von, active 1484-1503
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[262] leaves : 29 cm (fol.)
Topics: Botany -- Pre-Linnean works, Materia medica, Vegetable -- Early works to 1800, Botany, Medical --...
Incunabula
by Mentelin, Johann, approximately 1410-1478, printer; Parker, Theodore, 1810-1860, former owner
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Higher resolution images of this copy are available on Digital Commonwealth . Exact date of printing is not known, though it is generally given as ca. 1460, based on a copy in the Universitätsbibliothek of Freiburg im Breisgau, which has rubrication dates "1460" at the end of volume 1, and "1461" at the end of volume 2. 
Source: folio
Incunabula
by Aristotle; Averroe˜s, 1126-1198, commentator; Vernia, Nicoletus, editor; Torresanus, Andreas, de Asula, 1451-1529, printer; Blavis, Thomas de, active 1476-1491, printer; Johann, von Ko˜ln, active 1471-1491, bookseller; William, of Moerbeke, approximately 1215-1286, translator; Scot, Michael, approximately 1175-approximately 1234, translator; Thompson, Henry Yates, 1838-1928, former owner. MB
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Title devised by cataloger; imprint from ISTC
Topics: Philosophy, Science
Source: folio
Incunabula
by Boccaccio, Giovanni, 1313-1375; Verard, Antoine, d. ca. 1513, printer
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Imprint derived from colophon (t5 verso).
Incunabula
by Schedel, Hartmann, 1440-1514; Schreyer, Sebald, 1446-1520; Kammermeister, Sebastian; Pleydenwurff, Wilhelm, ill; Wolgemut, Michael, 1434-1519, ill; Koburger Press
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This, the first edition of the Nuremberg Chronicle, details the history of the world through the year of its publication, in 1493, along with a final section describing the anticipated last days. The text was compiled by Hartmann Schedel and was printed at the press of Anton Koberger. The Nuremberg Chronicle contains 1,800 woodcut illustrations by Michael Wolgemut and Wilhelm Pleydenwurff. Along with detailed maps and views of major European cities, the woodcuts depict exotic (and often highly...
Topics: Wood-engraving, Incunabula, World history, Chronicles, Printing
Imprint from Incunabula short title catalogue based on Goff; Indice generale degli incunaboli delle biblioteche d'Italia ascribes printing to Prüss and dates to about 1489.
Incunabula
by Ambrose, Saint, Bishop of Milan, -397; Valdarfer, Christoph, active 1470-1488, printer; Paulinus, of Milan, active 4th century-5th century. Vita Ambrosii
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Title from caption on leaf [1]₁ recto.
Topics: Ambrose, Saint, Bishop of Milan, -397, Christian ethics, Asceticism, Clergy, Pastoral theology
Incunabula
by Astesano, -1330?; Lisboa, Gomes de, -1513, editor; Bellati, Bartolomeo, -1479, editor; Wild, Leonhard, printer; Nicolaus, von Frankfurt, active 1473-1516, bookseller; Sullivan, Edward, Sir, 1852-1928, former owner. MB
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Title from caption (a3 recto) which begins: In nomine d[omi]ni amen
Topics: Casuistry, Penance
Incunabula
by Statius, P. Papinius (Publius Papinius)
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(fol.)
Incunabula
by Aristotle
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5 v. in 6 : 32 cm (fol.)
Topics: Botany -- Pre-Linnean works -- Early works to 1800, Economics -- Early works to 1800, Ethics,...
Incunabula
by Petrarca, Francesco, 1304-1374; Lapini, Bernardo, active 1475, commentator for written text; Filelfo, Francesco, 1398-1481, commentator for written text; Rainaldus, de Novimagio, active 1476-1496, printer; Theodor, of Rendsburg, active 1477-1478, printer
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Title devised by cataloger
Incunabula
by Peter, of Blois, approximately 1135-approximately 1212; Charrington, John, 1856-1939, former owner. MB; Beaufoy, Henry Benjamin Hanbury, 1786-1851, former owner. MB; Brothers of the Common Life, printer; Bernard Quaritch (Firm), former owner. MB
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Date from Hellinga, W. Fifteenth-century printing types of the Low Countries. Dated about 1480 in Goff
Incunabula
by Chaucer, Geoffrey, -1400; Pynson, Richard, -1530, printer; J. & J. Leighton, binder. MB
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Title from introductory prohemye (lines 25-31) on a1 recto
Incunabula
by Arrivabene, Giorgio, active 1483-1520, printer; Voet, Joannis, former owner; Hyllius, Philipp, former owner; Rosenstern, Herbert J., former owner; Bayerische Staatsbibliothek, former owner; Kloster Scho˜ntal, former owner
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Imprint from ISTC as derived from the colophon (2E10 recto): Explicit biblia Venetiis impressa per Georgium de riuabenis mantuanum a[lia]s parente[m]. Anno d[omi]ni. Mcccclxxxvij iij. cal. martij
Incunabula
by Albrecht, von Scharfenberg, active 13th century; Mentelin, Johann, approximately 1410-1478, printer; Wolfram, von Eschenbach, active 12th century, dubious author
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Title and imprint from ISTC; date from colophon ([31]₇ recto): Mit rimen schlecht drei genge. Seint dise lider worden. Gemessen in rechter lenge. Weise vn[d] wort nach maisterlichem orden. Zu kurtz zu lang ein liet vil wol smachet. Ich wolfram bin vnschuldig, Ob schreiber recht vnrichtig machet. .M.CCCC.LXXXVII.
Incunabula
by Nonius Marcellus, 4th cent; Bonini, Bonino, approximately 1450-1528, printer
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Title from Incunabula short title catalogue.
The author's Italian version of his De Christiana religione, first printed in 1474; the Latin version, by the title of which the work is generally cited, was first printed in 1476.
Incunabula
by Homer; Calcondila, Demetrio, 1423-1511, editor; Nerli, Bernardo, printer; Demetrius, of Crete, active 1476-1488, printer; Nerli, Nerio, printer; Lewis, Charles, 1786-1836, binder; Drury, Henry, 1778-1841, former owner; Newcastle, Henry Pelham Fiennes Pelham Clinton, Duke of, 1785-1851, former owner; Oxford, Edward Harley, Earl of, 1689-1741, former owner; Maggs Bros., former owner
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[440] leaves ; 33 cm (fol.)